Simon Dubnow Institute
for Jewish History and Culture at Leipzig University


Statues of the Leibniz Institute for Jewish History and Culture  Simon Dubnow (DI) from November 2, 1995, in the version of April 9, 2018.

(PDF-File in German)


Representing the Saxon State Ministry
for Higher Education, Research and the Fine Arts:

Head of Department Christoph F. Meier (Chairman) 


Representing the Federal Ministry of Education and Research:

Monika van Ooyen (Deputy Chairwoman)


Representing the University of Leipzig:
Professor Beate A. Schücking


Representing the Members of the Registered Association:

Dr h.c. Nikolaus Simon

Academic Advisory Council

Professor Marion Aptroot
(Department of Jewish Studies, Heinrich Heine University of Düsseldorf)


Professor Moritz Epple
(Department of History, Goethe University Frankfurt)


Professor Dieter Gosewinkel

(WZB Berlin Social Science Center)


Professor Atina Grossmann
(Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, The Cooper Union, New York City)


Professor David Rechter

(Oriental Institute, St Antony's College, University of Oxford)


Professor Manfred Rudersdorf (Chairman)
(Department of History, University of Leipzig) (Chairman)


Professor Stefanie Schüler-Springorum
(Center for Research on Antisemitism, TU Berlin)


Dr. Marcos Silber

(Department of Jewish History, University Haifa)


Professor Liliane Weissberg
(Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures, University of Pennsylvania, Pa.)

Members of the Registered Association

Professor Yfaat Weiss (Director)


Professor Dan Diner (Honorary Member)


Friedbert Groß


Professor Thomas Lindenberger

(Director of the Hannah Arendt Institute, Dresden)


Christoph F. Meier
(Head of Department, Saxon State Ministry
for Higher Education, Research and the Fine Arts)


Dietmar Müller-Elmau


Professor Miloš Rezník
(Director the German Historical Institute Warsaw)


Dr Rachel Salamander


Professor Beate A. Schücking
(Rector of the University of Leipzig)


Dr h.c. Nikolaus Simon


Dr. Thomas Sparr


Dr Christian D. Uhlhorn


Dr Eva Wiese